This is our typical Mass schedule during the academic year. There are usually no Masses on campus when Elon is not in session, but check our calendar for the latest updates!
7:30pm - Mass - Holt Chapel
12:10pm - Mass - Numen Lumen Pavilion
Catholic Campus Ministry at Elon University is a place for community, prayer, service, leadership, and fun. We welcome everyone to join us in worship at Sunday Mass, enjoy free dinners cooked by your fellow students, hang out at the Newman Center, team up with us in an intramural sport, serve those less fortunate on an Alternative Spring Break trip, and become leaders for our Church. View our calendar to see all upcoming CCM events, and contact any of our student leaders to get more involved. CCM is here to help you in your faith journey during your time at Elon and have fun along the way!
The Beheading of John the Baptist
Monday, August 29, 2016
On this day, the universal Church marks the beheading of John the Baptist, who prepared the way for Jesus. As an adult, he lived as a hermit in the wilderness. After the Spirit inspired him, he went about preaching that the people should repent of their sins and be baptized in order to prepare for the Messiah. Herod imprisoned John because he had condemned Herod for committing adultery by living with his brother's wife, Herodias. At he celebration for Herod on his birthday, the daughter of Herodias danced for him, and Herod was so impressed th...